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Annie graduated from Knox College in 2020 with a BS in Chemistry and minors in Spanish and Educational Policy. During her time at Knox, she worked in the Admissions Office, Athletic Training Room and as a Chemistry tutor and teaching assistant.

Annie played soccer in college, and continues to play and watch for fun. She also enjoys music, yoga, rereading the Harry Potter books, and doing anything outdoors.

"The paradox of education is precisely this; that as one begins to become conscious one begins to examine the society in which he is being educated." -James Baldwin

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Mayra Perez

Scholar Coach
Mundelein High School

Caroline Smith

Program Associate

Julia Sirvinskas

Scholar Coach
Waukegan High School

Taylor Ericson

Scholar Coach
North Chicago Community High School